Thrombosis test kit ichroma™, AFIAS
D-dimerserumwhole blood

thrombosis test kit
thrombosis test kit
thrombosis test kit
thrombosis test kit
thrombosis test kit
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Characteristics

Applications
for thrombosis
Tested parameter
D-dimer
Sample type
serum, whole blood

Description

D-dimer, a degradation product of cross-linked fibrin formed during activation of the coagulation system, is commonly used to exclude thromboembolic disease in outpatients suspected of having deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonaryembolism (PE).[1] DVT and PE is relatively common and can cause sudden, fatal embolic events in the pulmonary arteries and other regions. [2-3] Measurement of the D-Dimer level in plasma has been used as a screening strategy for subclinical DVT. A systematic review reported that a normal range of a highly sensitive D-dimer level accurately ruled out DVT in patients classified as having a low or moderate clinical probability of DVT. The DVT is a high-risk factor for the stroke because of advanced age, hemiplegia, and coagulation disorders, and DVT can cause paradoxical embolic stroke via a right-to left shunt. Thus, it is important to monitor the level of D-Dimer the incidence and characteristics of DVT in acute stroke patients.[4-7] The Plasma D-dimer level has proven to be useful for DVT screening in chronic stroke patients undergoing rehabilitation.[8-10] National and international scientific organizations have suggested the use of these markers when implementing new diagnostic strategies in patients with coronary syndrome. Since D-Dimer is well known to be an important prognostic indicator of heart diseases, its most definitive role is on monitoring post-treatment clinical status and the post therapeutic evaluation of Patients

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